• Texas Baptists are partnering with 4 church plants: Vancouver Island, Pitt Meadows, Steveston and the University of British Columbia.
  • Known as the "Gateway to the Pacific Rim," Vancouver is a key location for reaching Pacific Rim countries and beyond with the gospel.
  • Metro Vancouver has a population of approximately 3 million. About 93% are considered non-Christian.
  • The fastest growing religious preference is "No Religion" and currently includes 35% of the population.
  • There are over 300,000+ post-secondary students in metro Vancouver. Less than 0.5% are evangelical Christians.
  • Vancouver Island is said to be the 2nd leader center of occult worship in the world.
  • More than 200 languages are spoken in metro Vancouver.
  • More than 80,000 people live in the inner-city, making it the most densely-populated inner city in North America.